Tag: Kevin Shaffer

Countdown to Camp: High hopes for Tice to improve offensive line

Posted in News and Rumors on July 20, 2010 at 8:00 am by

This is Part 5 of the 10-part position analysis leading up to the start of the Bears’ 2010 training camp in Bourbonnais. It was only a year ago that one of the best position coaches […] Read the full article »

Projecting the starters at the “uncertain” positions

Posted in News and Rumors on June 10, 2010 at 11:31 am by

The Bears are in the midst of their organized team activities and it’s difficult to gauge just how much progress players are making during the summer and without pads on. Hence, it’s still too early […] Read the full article »

Tuesday Roundup: Urlacher, offensive line, and June

Posted in News and Rumors on December 1, 2009 at 6:59 pm by

Over the weekend, Yahoo! Sports writer Michael Silver spent some time with Brian Urlacher and even watched the Vikings game with him. Some of what Urlacher said in the informal interview has been blown up […] Read the full article »

Ten things to watch in Bears-Bills preseason game

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2009 at 6:03 pm by

The Bears will take the field for the first time in 2009 under the leadership of new quarterback Jay Cutler Saturday night against the Buffalo Bills. While it may just be a preseason game, there […] Read the full article »

Revised 2009 off-season wish list

Posted in News and Rumors on April 19, 2009 at 3:36 pm by

There are six days remaining until the 2009 NFL Draft and it’s time to revisit my off-season wish list. Due to a couple big moves by the Bears, I’m not at all displeased with having […] Read the full article »

Angelo: Bears always looking for ways to improve

Posted in News and Rumors on April 1, 2009 at 5:43 pm by

In an interview with Larry Mayer on ChicagoBears.com, Bears general manager Jerry Angelo discusses the latest rumors about Orlando Pace, Ken Lucas, and Jay Cutler as well as a range of other topics concerning the […] Read the full article »

Bears swap tackles, sign Browns’ Shaffer

Posted in News and Rumors on March 25, 2009 at 4:07 pm by

The Bears signed veteran offensive tackle Kevin Shaffer on Wednesday to help bolster a depleted offensive line. Shaffer was replaced in Cleveland by former Bear John St. Clair, so the Bears and Browns essentially traded […] Read the full article »